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   Aiken Standard (Newspaper) - May 6, 1993, Aiken, South Carolina                                Aiken Standard Aiken SC Thursday May 61993 Page 3B Deaths And Funerals Mamie Presley Dicks The funeral for Mamie Presley will be held at 2 pm Friday Zion Hill Baptist Church Ta latha Community The Revs Joseph H Cook and LC Chavous wiJl officiate Burial will be in the church cemetery Mrs Dicks who resided at 4532 Storm Branch Road died Friday April 30 1993 at Aiken Regional Centers Pallbearers will be grandsons and greatgrandsons Monica Lynn W Anderson The funeral for Monica Lynn Williams Anderson will be held at 2 Cpm today at Baughmanville Bap vtist Church near Wagener The Rev Henry Curry will offici ivate Burial will be in the church Mrs Anderson 25 who resided 694 Edrie St NE died Sunday 2 1993 at Medical College of Georgia Hospital Augusta Friends may call at the residence J H Robinson Funeral Home Wagener is in charge of arrangements Dora Belk Bryant The funeral for Dora Belk Bry ant will be held at 2 pm today m the chapel of George Funeral Home downtown The Rev Clinton Henderson will Cofficiate Burial will be in Aiken Memorial Park Mrs Bryant 85 who resided at Laurens St died Tuesday 4 1993 at Aiken Regional MVIedical Centers s Survivors include a number of cousins nieces and nephews Pallbearers will be Cyril Asbill Blanding Boatwright Wallace Fortson Alfred Hahn Laddie Wil liams and James Williamson Honorary pallbearers will be Er jnest Butler Morris Morgan George Pardue Austin Riley ME Roberts and Dorcas Sunday School Class of Memorial Baptist Church Y Memorials may be made to Me 1 mortal Baptist Church 3100 Vau cluse Road Aiken Price Jr 7 EDGEFIELD The funeral for James Price Jr will be held at 3 vpm today at Springfield Baptist Church Rev Jasper Lloyd will offi ciate Burial will be in the church 1 cemetery Mr Price 48 who resided at Route 2 Box 208 McCormick died May 3 1993 at his Friends may call at the resi dence or at Blalock Funeral Home Myrtle R Bowen COLUMBIA Myrtle Robison Bowen died Tuesday May 4 1993 at Aiken Regional Medical Center Mrs Bowen 88 resided at 4520 Monticello Road She was the mother of Floneita Mack of Johnston The funeral will be held at 4 pm Friday at TalbertShives Funeral Colonial Chapel with the Rev Terry Dohm officiating Buri al will be in Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church cemetery Elgin Other local survivors include grandchildren The family will receive friends from 79 pm today at the funeral home Jewell L Dance GRANITEVILLE Jewell Lane Dance died Tuesday May 4 1993 at St Joseph Hospital Augusta Mr Dance 84 resided at 118 Ridgecrest Road A memorial service will be held at pm Friday at First Pres byterian Church of Aiken with the Rev Jeri Parris Perkins officiating A native of Athens La Mr Dance was a son of the late JM and Willia Mae Abney Dance He moved to Aiken in 1950 from Rhode Island He was retired from Du Pont He was a member of Aiken First Presbyterian Church Survivors include his widow Vir ginia T Dance Aiken two sons Thomas A Dance Clinton and Ronald L Dance Columbia four daughters Joan Dance Las Ve gas Ney Carole Timmerman Graniteville Nancy Moseley Ker shaw and Judy Dance Bakers field Calif two sisters Brenda Griffith Langley and Jimmie Snell Aiken 12 grandchildren and eight greatgrandchildren Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church 224 Barnwell Ave NW Aiken 29801 or St Jo sephs Foundation Hospice 2260 Wrightsboro Road Augusta 30910 Friends may call at the residence George Funeral Home down town is in charge of arrangements Gail S Setter George NATIONAL SfLCCffD BRYANT DORA BELK BRY 85 of 830 Laurens St Aiken SC Iwiclow of Theodore Bryant died Tuesday May 4 1993 in the Aiken Regional Medical Centers Funeral services will be held at PM Thursday in the chapel of George Funeral Home Downtown Rev Clinton officiating Interment will fol fvHow in Aiken Memorial Park Those who JJZwish may make memorials to Memorial Church 3100 Vaucluse Rd Aiken 29801 GEORGE FUNERAL HOME DOWNTOWN DANCE JHWEU LANE DANCE of 1 18 Ricigecrest Rd Graniteville SC VJuisband of Virginia T Dance died Tues May 4 1993 in St Josephs Hospital of GA Memorial iervices will be at PM Friday in the First Prcsby Church in Aikcn Rev Jcri Parris JtPerkins officiating Friends may call at the In lieu of flowers the family respect fully requests that memorials be to First Presbyterian Church 224 Ave NW Ail n SC 29801 01 St Josephs Foundation Hospice 2260 Rd Augusta GA 30910 FUNERAL HOME INC JacksonBrooks VIRGINIA BEACH Va Gail Sloan Setter died Wednesday May 5 1993 at her residence Mrs Setter 56 resided at 2860 S Sandpiper Road She was the daughter of Frank Sloan and a sis ter of Frances Sloan Fulmer both of Aiken The funeral will be held at 11 am Saturday at St Pauls Catho lic Church Portsmouth Va with the Rev Joseph S Slowik officiat ing Burial will be in Olive Branch Cemetery Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association BW Foster Funeral Home Portsmouth is in charge of arrangements Jonah Williams WARD Jonah Williams died Monday May 3 1993 at his residence Mr Williams 85 resided at Route 1 Box 5 The funeral will be held at 2 pm Friday at Jeter Baptist Church with the Rev James E Thompson officiating Burial will be in the church cemetery Mr Williams was retired as a farmer He was a member of Jeter Baptist Church Survivors include a daughter El lie Lou Miles Waynesboro Ga two sons Johnnie Williams Salu da and Tommy Williams Ward 23 grandchildren 46 greatgrand children and four greatgreat grandchildren Davis Funeral Home Ridge Spring is in charge of arrangements Andrew Grove Jr Williston Businessman WILLISTON Andrew Julius Grove Jr died Friday April 30 1993 Mr Grove resided at 12 E Elko St The funeral will be held at 11 am Friday at St Peter Baptist Church of Elko Entombment will be at Old Silent Grove Baptist Church cemetery Loris A native of Horry County Mr Grove was a son of the late Dr Andrew J and Bessie Grove He was a graduate of Atlanta College of Mortuary Science He was own er of AJ Grove Memorial Chapel of Williston and Millers Funeral Home in Aiken He was a member of the SC Morticians Association a former district governor and was on the board of directors for the state convention He was formerly on the board of the SC State Board of Funeral Service A former member of the Willis ton School Board and founder of the Williston Mens Club Mr Grove was a member of the Willis ton Town Council where he served as mayor pro tempore He was a former member of the board of di rectors of the Williston Rescue Squad and a member of Dunbarton Branch NAACP Williston Service Club and Greenbrach Christian Be nevolent Club He was a member of Culbert Branch Baptist Church where he was a vice chairman of the trustee board and the beautifi cation committee Survivors include a son Andrew Grove III Lexington Memorials may be made to the Andrew Grove Scholarshp Fund Mayor Buddy Brady Williston The family will receive friends from 68 pm today at AJ Grove Memorial Chapel Williston Community Funeral Home Sumter is in charge of arrangements Julian Reese PELION Julian Clyde Reese died Tuesday May 4 1993 Mr Reese 85 resided at 5845 Fish Hatchery Road Graveside services will be held at 2 pm Friday at Greenlawn Me morial Park A native of Wagener Mr Reese was a son of the late Washington and Nova Wood Reese Local survivors include two brothers Howard Reese and Ralph Reese both of Aiken Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society The family will receive friends from 68 pm today at Thompson Funeral Home West Columbia Carolina Summer Staff Photo By Scon Webster MENTAL HEALTH FUNDRAISER Nationally acclaimed artist P Buckley Moss left was in Aiken Wednesday night to raise money for the Mental Health Association in South Carolina Mrs Moss was commissioned by Southside Gallery of Aiken and the MHASC to paint Carolina Summer She was on hand to sell 1000 signed and numbered limited edition lithographs Looking on in the background is Southside Gallerys Tom Abbott SLED Agent Injured In Shooting CAYCECAP Tenants who tried to watch a fourhour armed standoff at an apartment complex endangered themselves and made it harder for police to respond to the situation authorities say Its a sad commentary on our society that citizens are not only used to this violence but theyre attracted to it said Robert Stew art the State Law Enforcement Division chief Bond was set at Wednes day for Samuel Patterson 36 of Cayce Patterson is charged with 14 criminal counts Wednesday af ter he shot a SLED officer during the standoff Tuesday night SLED officer Stacy Drakeford 27 was released Wednesday from a local hospital after being treated for minor wounds in the Teg arm and hand No other injuries were reported One of the charges against Pat terson 36 of Cayce is assault and battery with intent to kill stem ming from a domestic dispute that led to the standoff said Cayce Po lice Chief AG Dantzler Other charges include six counts of try ing to kill four SLED agents and twice trying to stab the mother of Pattersons roommate Dantzler said Patterson a former Army infan tryman has several prior convic tions for assault WISTV of Colum bia reported FBI Begins Investigating Former Magistrates Case MYRTLE BEACH AP The FBI has begun investigating alle gations former Magistrate Archie Lee violated civil rights in the mo lestation of 15 women The FBIs investigation is on be half of the US Justice Depart ment said Mark Sakaley a Justice Department spokesman He wouldnt comment further The FBI wouldnt comment The Sun News of Myrtle Beach reported today Two of Lees victims said the FBI began interviewing about two weeks ago the newspaper reported I think its great Shari Palm er said Theyre saying there is something wrong being done in Horry County and we need to straighten it out Two of the alleged victims wrote the Justice Department a letter af ter they and others were angered by the outcome of Lees case in state court Lee 65 had faced up to 35 years in prison after pleading no contest in March to molesting 15 women who had come to his office when he was an Horry County magistrate Circuit Judge Edward Cot tingham sentenced Lee to 400 hours of public service and fined him Cottingham cited Lees age and his 66yearold invalid wife in deciding to keep the former magistrate out of prison Lee has been performing his public service by working at the Horry County public defenders office Campbell Wont Follow Lead COLUMBIA AP As long as the Legislature wants it that way the Confederate battle flag will remain atop the South Carolina Statehouse no matter what another state does Gov Carroll Campbell says Its the samp thing as if I wanted to put a picture up in the Statehouse Id have to get the General Assemblys permission Campbell said The flag flies at the order of the Legislature and it will come down at the order of the Legislature Alabama Gov Jim Folsom said last week that the battle flag which was removed from atop the Alabama Statehouse during renovations would not be flown again there South Carolina lawmakers put the battle flag atop the Statehouse in 1961 saying they wanted to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the start of the Civil War Black lawmakers say the flag offends them because it represents a nation that held slaves and because hate groups use it as a symbol Want To Go To Branson Missouri Nashville Tenhessee June 411 1993 Transportation 11 Shows Hotels 8 Meals CQO person Groups Welcome J double occ Seniors Discounts Susan Shelton Augusta GA 706 7934255 Mothers Day Celebration with Tina Heidi Huffman Sunday May 9 This team will speak at New Covenant Praise Church at am and North Aiken Baptist Church at pm Everyone Welcome Aiken Area Churches Serving Together HICKS ncerecl into rest Friday April the Aikcn Regional Medical Comers Mrs Mamie Pressley Dicks of Stirin Rd Aiken SC Fu cs will be held Friday May 7 1 M at the Xion Hill Baptist 1L1 Iilarha Community Burial will w in rlie church cemetery The remains lie ii suite at the church Friday from 1 I niil the hour of the service The receive friends at the funeral xihtinuI iiirstlw evening from 7 PM until M FUNERAL IIOMi AIKHNSC Creative Program Planners Store for Pat Brittens Rubber Stamp Demonstration Saturday May 8 10AM2PM 115 Laurens St 6411177 In Loving Memory of Mr Theodore D Barnett who entered into rest May 6 1992 Gone but not forgotten We really miss you Your Wife Daisy and children Douglas Chris Cassandra RELEASE The Strategic Planning Committee on Recreation and Tourism will hold an open forum for all interested merchants and citi zens to come and express your ideas for improvement of Recreation and Tourism Aiken in The forum will be held on May 12th from 5 to pm at the Holley Inn Should you be unable to attend you are invited to send your comments to Rec reation and PO Box 1177 Aiken SC 29802 Please make plans to attend Your input is valuable to us Strategic Planning Committee on Recreation and Tourism   

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